Members of the Roads Policing Unit Naas conducted a series of intensive Multiagency Checkpoints in North Kildare in Thursday.
Assistance on these Checkpoints was provided by the Road Safety Authority, Customs, Excise and Revenue.
A total of 6 offences were detected by the RSA for defects on HGV's.
Two HGVs were detained for no rear lights and bald tyres.
Customs officials dipped 110 vehicles for Green diesel. 1 Vehicle was impounded for a VRT offences. A Vehicle which had 3200 Cigarettes and 200 Grams of Tobacco Concealed with No Revenue Paid was also detained - Cigarettes /Tobacco Seized.
An Garda Siochana Seized 10 Vehicles under S 41 RTA for No Insurance - Tax – NCT and Unaccompanied L- Permit Holders.
2 Persons arrested for Drug Driving.
20 FCPN’s were issued for various offences under The Road Traffic Act and Lifesaver Offences.
A further 50 offences which will result in Court proceedings.
An Garda Siochana would like to thank the public for its assistance during this operation